THE Minister for Youth and Sports, Mr Mustapha Ussif, has challenged the national Para Powerlifting team, the Black Optimists, to make the nation proud by qualifying for the Paralympic Games when they compete in the qualifiers in Manchester, United Kingdom (UK).
"I am going to win!" This was the declaration made by number six seed of the Accra Open tennis competition, Johnson Acquah after he eased into the Round of 16 stage of the competition with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Benjamin Nii Noi Ababio yesterday at the Accra Sports Stadium.
Premier League side King Faisal have turned to a Turkish coach, Kasim Gökyildiz, for a rescue mission as the club seeks to get out of the relegation zone as the Ghana Premier League enters the second round in two weeks time.
A former chairman of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Dr Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe, has expressed his misgivings about recent call-ups to the Black Stars, particularly some players aligned to some GFA executives who have been ever-present in the team, an occurrence he said smacked of favouritism and personal interest.
BLACK Stars Coach, Charles Kwablan Akonnor, says his main focus is to qualify the team to the next edition of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) when they travel to face South Africa in their penultimate Group C qualifier on Thursday.
Second vice-president of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA), Abraham Kotei Neequaye, is confident of becoming the next president of the sport's regulatory body when the stakeholders go to elective congress later in the year.
I may not be privy to the reasons that led to Peter Zwennes reluctancy to continuing as the leader of professional boxing in the country but what I know for a fact is that his reign has been a successful one.
The National Paralympic Committee (NPC) Ghana has signed a historic agreement with Inawashiro, a town in Tokyo, Japan to host Ghanaian Para athletes for pre-camping ahead of the Paralympic Games in August, Tokyo.
The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have decided to prohibit overseas spectators from attending this summer's Games due to the coronavirus pandemic, local organizers said on Saturday.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach and International Paralympic Committee chief Andrew Parsons respected Tokyo’s decision when considering the safety of participants of the Games and Japanese people, organizing committee president Seiko Hashimoto told a news conference.
A rich blend of local and foreign-based Black Stars players and officials are scheduled to jet out of Accra to South Africa on Tuesday for their crucial Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2022 penultimate qualifier against the Bafana Bafana at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Thursday.